Glofox lands $10 million Series A round for its gym management software

Glofox, the Irish-founded startup behind the eponymous fitness and gym management platform, have raised $10 million in a new financing round led by London-based Octopus Ventures. Partech, Notion Capital and Tribal VC also participated in the round. Founded in 2014, Glofox provides software services to boutique gym and fitness center owners, enabling them to more […]

London-based idea management startup Wazoku raises £2.5 million

The UK-founded SaaS idea management startup Wazoku has secured £2.5 million in a funding round led by Calculus Capital with participation from existing investors. This round brings the total amount raised by the company to £6.1 million. Wazoku’s main product is Idea Spotlight, an idea management platform used by enterprise clients including the UK Ministry […]

Icelandic startup GRID raises $3.5 million to “free the spreadsheet”

GRID, a Reykjavik-based SaaS startup that translates spreadsheets into web reports, has landed a $3.5 million funding round led by BlueYard Capital, with participation from strategic investors such as Slack Fund, Acequia Capital, and angel investor Charlie Songhurst. There isn’t much public information about GRID’s product, but the main idea that powers it is to […]

UK-based Spektrix lands £5 million for its arts-focused SaaS platform

British arts and entertainment software provider Spektrix has raised £5 million in funding from two venture capital trusts (VCT) of Foresight Group, Foresight VCT plc and Foresight 4 VCT plc. The company plans to use the fresh capital to fuel its international expansion, with a particular focus on North America. Spektrix’s SaaS platform includes solutions […]

Finnish digital workplace platform Happeo scores $8 million seed

Finnish software startup Happeo has raised $8 million from international investors including UK and Silicon Valley-based DN Capital, and Helsinki-based Maki.vc and Vendep Capital. Happeo is an all-in-one digital workplace platform that brings together intranet, collaboration, and social networking into one unified solution for employees. “Traditional employee intranets are dead, because they host static and […]

Xara raises €3 million to help businesses create professional documents

Berlin-based Xara, a document design platform, has raised a €3 million round from Bellevue Investments & Co. The company’s new software, Xara Cloud, is a browser-based document editor that allows businesses to easily create a range of professional-looking business documents and content, including presentations, social media advertisements, catalogs, web banners, and even e-books. No design […]